10 Female Revolutionaries That You Probably Didn’t Learn About In History class

From Kathleen Harris at FilmsForAction.org, “Despite misconceptions, there are tons of women that have participated in revolutions throughout history, with many of them playing crucial roles. They may come from different points on the political spectrum, with some armed with weapons and some armed with nothing but a pen, but all fought hard for something[…]

The Cost of Being Homeless

Veronica Harnesh writes for Vox.com, “I’ve been homeless 3 times.  The problem isn’t drugs or mental illness – it’s poverty.” She expands on several major points in her article:  “Homelessness is expensive” “People think if you’re low-income or homeless, it’s because you’re lazy or uneducated.” “Lack of affordable housing is the leading cause of homelessness.”[…]

Toddler Dies when Parents Use Homeopathy instead of Seeking Medical Treatment

  “A southern Alberta couple accused of allowing their meningitis-infected toddler to die four years ago tried home remedies such as olive leaf extract and whey protein rather than take him to a doctor, a Lethbridge jury heard Monday. David Stephan, 32, and his wife Collet Stephan, 35, have pleaded not guilty to failing to[…]